Highlights / Suzuki

Arts and Entertainment, Society

Flute teacher, performer lauded, mourned around the world

David Gerry’s life was ebbing but he received teachers and students from Canada, the U.S. and other countries who dropped everything to come see him in the few weeks before he died on December 4, 2017 in Hamilton, Ontario. Such» 

Environment, Society

Book urges people to demand action on climate change

A new book describes the destruction already caused by climate change and what we can expect in the future. Just Cool It explains the obstacles to dealing with global warming and offers a wide range of possible solutions. Heavy rains» 

Environment, Politics, Society

Thumbs up for Ontario law to cut greenhouse gases

A leading environmental group is applauding an Ontario law to cut carbon emissions that cause climate change. Canada’s most populous province has created a legal obligation to reduce emissions by 80 per cent below 1990 levels by 2050. ‘A very» 

Arts and Entertainment, Society

Canadian flute teachers create inspirational CD

Canadian flute teachers decided to give students a boost by creating a new CD to please and inspire them, and students and teachers from around the world bought in. A Young Flutist’s Anthology was launched via a crowd-funding. It includes» 

Environment, Health, Internet, Science and Technology, Politics, Society

Climate change is biggest threat, says scientist

“No matter what anyone says during this long federal election campaign, climate change is the biggest threat to Canadians’ health, security and economy,” writes David Suzuki, an award-winning scientist, environmentalist and broadcaster. “Vote for a better, cleaner Canada,” he urges»